Your contributions allow us to advance the Kingdom of God. UNDERSTANDING GOD’S WAY OF GIVING Tithe- The word “tithe” literally means tenth or 10% God says: In Malachi 3:10 (NLT), “Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this," says the LORD Almighty, "and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that there will not be room enough to store it.”
This is the only place in Scripture where God tells us to put him to the test. In other words, He is saying, “Go ahead. I dare you. See if you can out-give me.” Offering– Sowing/Giving above the 10% Jesus says: Luke 6:38 (NLT) Give, and you will receive. Your gift will return to you in full—pressed down, shaken together to make room for more, running over, and poured into your lap.”
Your giving supports the advancement of the Kingdom of God in countless ways. Love Offering– Gifts from the heart, freely given to the Shepherd/Pastor that labors in teaching and preaching the gospel. 1 Tim 17 (NLT) Elders who do their work well should be paid well, especially those who work hard at both preaching and teaching. Beyond Tomorrow – Sowing seeds for tomorrow.
Leaving a legacy/inheritance for your children’s children that debt would be eliminated and savings laid aside for the future. Proverbs 13:22 (NLT) A good man leaves an inheritance to their grandchildren… Tabernacle Offering - Receiving the offering for building the tabernacle and for God’s service Exodus 35: 21 (NLT) Then everyone came whose heart was stirred, and everyone whose spirit was willing, and they brought the Lord's offering for the work of the tabernacle of meeting, for all its service, and for the holy garments